Don’t Miss This! The Science of Gratitude ~ Gratitude Heals for Greater Resilience, Renewal and Well-Being

The Young Fellow (YFA) and Residents and Associates (RAS) Representatives of the Maryland Chapter of the ACS (MD-ACS)
invite you to a thought-provoking presentation by

Linda Roszak Burton, ACC, BBC, BS


The Science of Gratitude ~ Gratitude Heals for Greater Resilience, Renewal and Well-Being.


Monday, February 15, 2021
6:00pm via ZOOM


Register in advance for this meeting.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Program Description

Attendees will be able to:

  • Translate the latest research and findings on the science of gratitude;
  • Discover the related health and well-being benefits as it relates to surgeons;
  • Identify gratitude practice techniques to foster resilience and maximize overall impact.


Linda Roszak Burton, ACC, BBC, BS, Founder of DRW, Inc., an executive coaching firm. Linda’s coaching methodology combines the latest research and evidence-based practices in positive psychology, gratitude, and neuroscience. She is a credentialed executive coach through the International Coach Federation, a certified Brain-Based Coach through the NeuroLeadership Institute, a licensed Positive Psychology Instructor, and a member of the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School Affiliate. Linda currently serves on a Wellness Steering Committee at a major academic medical center as a gratitude subject matter expert.

She recently completed a Gratitude Intervention Study resulting in significant improvements in employee engagement and meaningfulness of work. She is also conducting research with Central Queensland University in Australia and Angelia Ruskin University in Cambridge, England on gratitude interventions to support nurse resilience and stress management.

She holds a B.S in Health Education from Virginia Tech and has completed coursework pursuing an M.S. in Conflict Management at the University of Baltimore.

Linda is the author of Gratitude Heals®- A Journal for Inspiration and Guidance (Available on Amazon) and the soon to be released eBook It Takes a Pandemic – 30 Days to Find Gratitude, Kindness and Hope.